Posts made in September, 2015

In The Guardian: “I was diagnosed with cancer at age 11″

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in Blog, News | Comments Off

The London-based magazine The Guardian published an opinion piece written by Gabe Dunsmith, member of POWER, who grew up near the CTS site. I was diagnosed with cancer at age 11. A factory leaked chemicals near my home by Gabe Dunsmith Published September 15, 2015 When an MRI of my spine revealed an enlarged thyroid instead of the scoliosis the doctors had feared, they whisked me away for a biopsy. I lay awake as the surgeon stuck a needle into my neck and wiped away the blood. The next day, my mom told me the test result when I got home from school: thyroid cancer. I was eleven years...

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